Items Tagged ‘Stage I-II Testicular Cancer’

June 27th, 2013

Surveillance After Surgery Safe for Stage I Seminoma

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For men who undergo surgery for Stage I seminoma, surveillance appears to be a safe alternative to immediate chemotherapy or radiation therapy. These results were presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Seminoma is a common form of testicular cancer. After surgery for early-stage (Stage I) disease, men may […]

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Tags: Stage I-II Testicular Cancer, Testicular Cancer


June 24th, 2013

Testicular Cancer Rates on the Rise

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The incidence of testicular cancer continued to rise in the United States over the past decade, most notably among Hispanic men, according to the results of a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association in San Diego, California. Testicular cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed among young men ages 15 […]

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Tags: News, Recurrent Testicular Cancer, Stage I-II Testicular Cancer, Stage III Testicular Cancer, Testicular Cancer


September 21st, 2012

Marijuana May Increase Risk of Testicular Cancer

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Recreational marijuana use may increase the risk of developing subtypes of testicular cancer that have a worse prognosis, according to the results of a study published early online in the journal Cancer. Testicular cancer is the most common cancer diagnosed among young men ages 15 to 45. The testicles are located inside the scrotum (a sac […]

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Tags: Health and Wellness, News, Recurrent Testicular Cancer, Stage I-II Testicular Cancer, Stage III Testicular Cancer, Testicular Cancer


June 15th, 2011

Low-Dose CT Scans Effective for Surveillance of Early Testicular Cancer

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Low-dose computed tomography (CT) scans provide a reliable method for surveillance and reduce radiation exposure by 40-60% among patients with Stage I testicular cancer. These results were recently presented at the 2011 annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Testicular cancer is the most common cancer among men in the United States between […]

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Tags: News, Stage I-II Testicular Cancer, Testicular Cancer